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Organisation and Methods Analyst

Organisation and Methods Analysts study organisational structures, methods, systems and procedures.

Overview

Organisation and Methods Analysts study organisational structures, methods, systems and procedures.

Day-to-day

  • analyses and evaluates current systems and structures
  • discusses current systems with staff and observes systems at all levels of organisation
  • directs clients towards more efficient organisation and develops solutions to organisational problems
  • undertakes and reviews work studies by analysing existing and proposed methods and procedures such as administrative and clerical procedures
  • records and analyses organisations' work flow charts, records, reports, manuals and job descriptions
  • prepares and recommends proposals to revise methods and procedures, alter work flows, redefine job functions and resolve organisational problems
  • assists in implementing approved recommendations, issues revised instructions and procedure manuals, and drafting other documentation
  • reviews operating procedures and advises of departures from procedures and standards.

Considerations

  • stressful.

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